Imaging of Neuroendocrine Tumors

This tutorial, with quiz; is ideal for a Board Certified Nuclear Pharmacist wishing to earn 2 CEU credit.

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This tutorial gives an overview of Imaging of Neuroendocrine Tumors using I-123 mIBG and In-111 Octreoscan.  After completing this tutorial, attendees will be able to understand the current status of imaging neuroendocrine tumors and the availability of the specific agents used for these procedures. In addition,

1. They will be able to name the three radiopharmaceuticals suitable for use in detection of neuroendocrine tumors and their required storage conditions
2. Name the three most common indications for ordering this test
3.  List the prescribed injected dose for each
4. Describe the patient preparation and thyroid blockage required for each of these drugs
5. State the appropriate time post injection to begin imaging, which views are typically taken, and the imaging parameters for planar and SPECT imaging
6. Name the sites of localization of each drug in a normal patient and be able to identify neuroendocrine tumors on scans typical of the disease

If you have taken one of the tutorials, received a score of 80% or above, and wish to receive CE credit:

Make sure you submit all of the requested information when taking the test. It’s not necessary to send us the score sheets since we receive them electronically when you submit your answers for scoring.

Upon receipt of your submitted score sheets and payment for the tutorial(s), we will do all of the following:

1. Upload your CE Credits to the website so your CE Credits will appear on your cebroker account and will automatically be submitted to the Florida Board of Pharmacy.
2. Upon request, we will send a copy of the CE Credit Certificate to you via e-mail for your records.

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Consultants in Nuclear Medicine
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Chicago, IL 60645-2394

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If you have any difficulty whatsoever, just give Dr. Karesh a call at 773 802-7617 and he’ll be glad to help!